Archives: Jeanne Ferris

‘Tis the season for toyon…

December 5, 2023 | By Jeanne Ferris | No Comments | Filed in: Jeanne Ferris.

Also known as holly berry. Toyon is a common, perennial shrub that is native to California, northern Baja and parts of the Pacific Northwest. This shrub commonly grows 4-6 feet in height and is a prominent member of the oak woodland and chaparral plant community. Seek nature–let it heal and comfort you. Be well, j.

A fantastic water movement is happening!

August 29, 2023 | By Jeanne Ferris | No Comments | Filed in: Jeanne Ferris.

Surface water Australasia and Pacific GRANTING THE WORLD’S RIVERS LEGAL PERSONHOOD Monday, 21 August 2023 From the Whanganui in New Zealand to the Atrato in Colombia, rivers worldwide are gaining unprecedented legal personhood, heralding a new era of recognition, protection, and sustainability. We explore what impact this has had on the water source in their respective • Read More »

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Sound of Freedom is Drumming Near You

July 25, 2023 | By Jeanne Ferris | No Comments | Filed in: Jeanne Ferris.

We can certainly pick apart this film, its execution in that some scenes were predictable and bordered on idealism. One film critic asked why the lead actor Jim Caviezel holds a gun in his left hand in the movie poster when he refused to carry one on an undercover raid. Umm, don’t all Homeland Security • Read More »

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Inaugural Pioneertown International Film Festival on May 27-29, 2022

March 22, 2022 | By Jeanne Ferris | No Comments | Filed in: Jeanne Ferris.

The Pioneertown International Film Festival Announces the 2022 Lineup including the world premiere of the Jason Momoa-produced and starring in the Western, “The Last Manhunt.” The inaugural festival, presented by Fistful of Bourbon and The Autry Museum Of The American West, will be held on 27-29 May 2022, in Pioneertown, CA, at the original studios • Read More »

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California Ethnic Media Awards-WINNER!

June 7, 2021 | By Jeanne Ferris | No Comments | Filed in: Jeanne Ferris.

Look Ma!! I made it to the finalists—actually, I am a winner! So utterly grateful to have been awarded this Special Commendation by a jury of distinguished academia and veteran journalists. Thank you to Ethnic Media Services and California Black Media. I am honored. And thank you eternally to Terria Smith, editor extraordinaire at News From • Read More »

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